Areva CEO Anne Lauvergeon will speak at noon March 23 at the New Exhibition hall in downtown Fresno before the Economic Development Corp. serving Fresno County. Her topic is titled "Nuclear Energy and California’s Future.” Lauvergeon has been named one of Forbes Magazine's 10 Most Powerful Women. According to the EDC, she is a scientist by training and a leader by experience. She has been at the helm of Areva since 2001. Tickets are $35 for EDC Members, $45 tickets for general admission. Additional information is available on line at http://www.fresnoedc.com/about/NuclearEnergyEvent.html.